ICFO invites applications for postdoctoral fellowship programme from candidates of all nationalities in 2019.

The present project sits at the frontier between nano-optics and quantum opto-mechanics and aims at combining the latest advances of both fields to design and experimentally study novel mechanical nano-oscillators with unique properties. The main objective of the organisation is to provide high quality, comprehensive educational and training opportunities that are compatible with the changing needs of the students.

The common language within ICFO is English however the local languages are Catalan and Spanish. The language training (Spanish, Catalan or English) offered within ICFO assists ICFOnians in developing and reinforcing communication abilities.

Worth of Award

Positions are salaried.


Different positions have peculiar eligibility criteria. Please select the position of your choice and go through the eligibility criteria before applying.

How to Apply

The formal application should be submitted online. Suitable candidates are usually requested to submit:

  • Presentation letter with a declaration of interest,
  • Curriculum Vitae, including full address, a contact phone number and e-mail address. The CV should also contain the contact information of the current or immediate prior employer and/or academic advisor.
  • The contact details of at least two referees.

Deadline: Applications are still ongoing, deadlines vary.

Click here for more details and to apply

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